Egyptian Wonder
Stories from a convent in the Egyptian desert where four Irish nuns have been living for more than three decades.
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Colette Kinsella spends time with four elderly Irish nuns who have been living in Egypt for several decades.

She learns about growing mangoes, making wine, how to avoid a midnight eviction, the mosque across the road, mobile phone reception in the desert, and much more besides.

Compiled and presented by Colette Kinsella

Production Supervision Ronan Kelly

First broadcast on RTÉ Radio 1 on Sunday 13th January 2008

Colette Kinsella Red Hare Media Independent Radio and Audio Producer

Colette Kinsella


Dublin, Ireland


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